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Fred Moses, APP, and son Rod, Lac La Biche, [ca. 1920]
Fred Moses, APP, and son Rod, Lac La Biche, [ca. 1920]
NA-2928-12

Fred Moses fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Royal North-West Mounted Police diaries. -- 1906-1909
Series 2 Alberta Provincial Police diaries. -- 1917-1932
Series 3 Scrapbooks, notebooks and miscellany. -- [ca. 1920s-1950s]
Series 4 Scanned Document Photographs. -- 1874-1950s

Inventory

Series 1 Royal North-West Mounted Police diaries. -- 1906-1909. -- 7.5 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of diaries of RNWMP officer Moses while stationed at Grenfell, Saskatchewan, and at Pincher Creek and Fort Macleod, Alberta. -- Includes typewritten copy.
M-872 Diaries. -- 1906-1909.
Series 2 Alberta Provincial Police diaries . -- 1917-1932. -- 12.5 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of APP detachment diaries kept by Moses while stationed at Lac La Biche, Wainwright, Stony Plain and Athabasca.
M-871-1 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1917. -- Kept by Constable Moses; diary begins June 2, 1917.
M-871-2 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1918. -- Includes crime reports, suspected arson, July 2, 1918, suspected murder of Alex Swain by Plilis Joe, alias Cardinal alias Neepeetahum, August 12, 1918.
M-871-3 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1919. -- Includes reward posters (in English and French) offering $300 for capture of Julien Desjarlais, September 9, 1918. On reverse of diary reports.
M-871-4 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1920.
M-871-5 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1921.
M-871-6 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1922. -- Includes crime report against John Huppie for illegal distillation and sale of intoxicating liquor, September 3, 1922.
M-871-7 Detachment diary, Lac La Biche, Alberta. -- 1923. -- Constable Moses was transferred to Wainwright May 5, 1923.
M-871-8 Detachment diary, Wainwright, Alberta. -- 1924. -- Moses promoted corporal, November 1, 1924.
M-871-9 Detachment diary, Wainwright, Alberta. -- 1925.
M-871-10 Detachment diary, Wainwright, Alberta. -- 1926.
M-871-11 Detachment diary, Wainwright and Stony Plain, Alberta. -- 1927. -- Moses transferred to Stony Plain, November 18, 1927.
M-871-12 Detachment diary, Stony Plain, Alberta. -- 1928.
M-871-13 Detachment diary, Stony Plain, Alberta. -- 1929.
M-871-14 Detachment diary, Stony Plain and Athabasca, Alberta. -- 1930. -- Moses transferred to Athabasca, May 8, 1930.
M-871-15 Detachment diary, Athabasca, Alberta. -- 1931. -- Includes list of destitution cases investigated January 2. -- February 18, 1931.
M-871-16 Detachment diary, Athabasca, Alberta. -- 1932. -- Alberta Provincial Police disbanded March 31, 1932. Moses engaged in Royal Canadian Mounted Police, same rank and position, regimental number 4471, April 1, 1932. Last entry posted July 2, 1932.
Series 3 Scrapbooks, notebooks and miscellany. -- Photocopied 1974 (originally created 1920s-1950s). -- 37.5 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of material about Western Canadian history, which was compiled by Moses.
M-4741 Western Canadian history material. -- 1920s-1950s. -- Consists of scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, notebooks, articles and notes re history of the West and Fort Macleod.
M-871-17 Poster for Canada Health and Accidenet Assurance Corporation. -- [ca. 1920s]
Series 4 Photographs. -- 1874-1950s. -- 63 photographs. -- The series consists of views of Fred Moses, Mounted Police and First Nations at the various locations where he was posted.

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PA-1673 Fred Moses at Wainwright Park. -- [ca. 1930s]. -- 1 photograph.
NA-2928 Views of Mounted Police, First Nations, etc. at Fort Macleod. -- 1874-1950s. -- 55 photographs.
NA-3051 Mounted Police and First Nations views. -- [ca. 1906]-1950s. -- 7 photographs. -- Consists of photos of unidentified member of RNWMP; William Spiers, Maycroft, Frenchy Riviere, Pincher Creek and Chief Shot-in-Both-Sides (Blood); and of Fred Moses.
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